Austin Divorce Attorney Kelly Burris Named Texas Super Lawyer | Cordell & Cordell

Austin Divorce Attorney Kelly Burris Named Texas Super Lawyer

Super LawyersCordell & Cordell Texas divorce attorney Kelly L. Burris recently earned recognition from Super Lawyers Magazine, a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers.

Ms. Burris, who practices out of Cordell & Cordell’s Austin office, was named a Super Lawyer in the family law practice area for the third consecutive year. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have obtained a high degree of peer recognition and professional development.

Ms. Burris was previously named a Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2004 to 2006 and 2008 to 2014 and has been selected to the Super Lawyers list for the last three years. In, 2006, she was named one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas under 40” by D Magazine, and in 2010 received the President’s Award of Merit from the Texas Young Lawyers Association.

In addition to being licensed to practice in Texas and Oklahoma, Ms. Burris is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She earned her Juris Doctor from the Texas Tech School of Law.

The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine, and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

About Shawn Garrison

Shawn Garrison is an Online Editor for Lexicon, focusing on subjects related to the legal services of customers, Cordell & Cordell and Cordell & Cordell UK. He has written countless pieces dealing with the unique child custody and divorce issues that men and fathers face. Through his work on,, and, Mr. Garrison has become an authority on the complexities of the legal experience and was a content creator for the YouTube series “Dad’s Divorce Live” and additional videos on both the Dad’s Divorce and Cordell & Cordell YouTube channels.

Mr. Garrison has managed the sites of these customers, and fostered the creation of several of their features, including the Cordell & Cordell attorney and office pages, the Dad’s Divorce Newsletter, and the Cordell & Cordell newsletter.